Low birthweight and premature birth are both associated with type 2 diabetes in a random sample of middle-aged Danes

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K Pilgaard, K Færch, B Carstensen, P Poulsen, C Pisinger, Oluf Pedersen, D R Witte, T Hansen, Torben Jørgensen, A Vaag

We studied the associations of size at birth and prematurity with type 2 diabetes, insulin sensitivity and beta cell function in the Danish population-based Inter99 study (ClinicalTrials.gov NCT00289237).
Original languageEnglish
JournalDiabetologia
Volume53
Issue number12
Pages (from-to)2526-30
Number of pages5
ISSN0012-186X
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2010

    Research areas

  • Adult, Birth Weight, Denmark, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Female, Glucose Intolerance, Humans, Infant, Low Birth Weight, Infant, Newborn, Insulin Resistance, Insulin-Secreting Cells, Middle Aged, Pregnancy, Premature Birth, Random Allocation, Risk Factors

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